Period
to 28 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 38 42
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware 869 1,519 1,790
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 5.34% 5.83% 5.90%
As % of the Vendors category 13.01% 14.11% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 702 1,334 1,508
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +7.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,775 £28,825 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,680 10,769 13,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.02% 41.33% 43.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5,085 8,553 10,504
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,600 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 28 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +19 359 £50,000 +25.00% 22
Hampshire -13 217 £45,000 +5.88% 21
Berkshire +10 209 £55,000 +34.15% 13
Surrey +1 157 £50,000 - 6
Oxfordshire +22 79 £47,500 +27.01% 9
Buckinghamshire -3 71 £45,000 +12.50%
West Sussex -14 65 £38,500 -27.36% 1
East Sussex +6 44 £45,000 - 2
Kent -8 27 £45,000 +18.42% 3
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 539 (62.03%) Windows
2 526 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 411 (47.30%) Microsoft
4 398 (45.80%) Active Directory
5 337 (38.78%) Windows Server
6 301 (34.64%) Office 365
7 293 (33.72%) Azure
8 249 (28.65%) Hyper-V
9 225 (25.89%) Cisco
10 221 (25.43%) Firewall
11 214 (24.63%) Linux
12 213 (24.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 193 (22.21%) AWS
14 185 (21.29%) ITIL
15 160 (18.41%) DNS
16 157 (18.07%) Data Centre
17 154 (17.72%) Citrix
18 152 (17.49%) WAN
19 142 (16.34%) SQL
19 142 (16.34%) Windows Server 2016
20 137 (15.77%) SQL Server
21 135 (15.54%) Security Cleared
22 134 (15.42%) LAN
23 131 (15.07%) Windows 10
24 130 (14.96%) SCCM
25 129 (14.84%) MS Exchange
26 123 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
27 118 (13.58%) PowerShell
28 115 (13.23%) DHCP
28 115 (13.23%) HP

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 129 (14.84%) MS Exchange
2 41 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (2.88%) SharePoint
4 25 (2.88%) Skype for Business
5 14 (1.61%) IIS
6 13 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (0.69%) Red Hat Fuse
10 5 (0.58%) Apache
11 3 (0.35%) Confluence
11 3 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.23%) JBoss
12 2 (0.23%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.12%) CMS
13 1 (0.12%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.12%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 59 (6.79%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.46%) assyst
3 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 301 (34.64%) Office 365
2 293 (33.72%) Azure
3 193 (22.21%) AWS
4 59 (6.79%) PaaS
5 46 (5.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 45 (5.18%) IaaS
7 39 (4.49%) SaaS
8 14 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (1.61%) GCP
9 13 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (1.38%) Slack
11 6 (0.69%) Mimecast
12 5 (0.58%) GitHub
13 3 (0.35%) Google Drive
14 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.23%) Datadog
14 2 (0.23%) OneDrive
15 1 (0.12%) AtomSphere
15 1 (0.12%) Boomi
15 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 221 (25.43%) Firewall
2 160 (18.41%) DNS
3 152 (17.49%) WAN
4 134 (15.42%) LAN
5 115 (13.23%) DHCP
6 101 (11.62%) SAN
7 70 (8.06%) VPN
8 62 (7.13%) TCP/IP
9 59 (6.79%) VoIP
10 48 (5.52%) VLAN
11 40 (4.60%) Wireless
12 35 (4.03%) Network Security
13 31 (3.57%) Skype
14 30 (3.45%) BGP
15 29 (3.34%) MPLS
16 28 (3.22%) Internet
16 28 (3.22%) NetScaler
17 22 (2.53%) NAS
18 21 (2.42%) WLAN
19 20 (2.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (15.77%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (2.07%) Big Data
5 15 (1.73%) MySQL
6 14 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (0.81%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.58%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.58%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.46%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.46%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.46%) SQLite
11 3 (0.35%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.35%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.23%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 29 (3.34%) Git (software)
2 24 (2.76%) Jenkins
3 18 (2.07%) JIRA
4 14 (1.61%) SonarQube
5 12 (1.38%) DbUnit
5 12 (1.38%) jMock
5 12 (1.38%) JUnit
5 12 (1.38%) Maven
5 12 (1.38%) Mockito
6 10 (1.15%) Subversion
7 5 (0.58%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.46%) Artifactory
8 4 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.35%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.23%) GoCD
10 2 (0.23%) IDA Disassembler
11 1 (0.12%) Chocolatey
11 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 78 (8.98%) Finance
2 25 (2.88%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.07%) Public Sector
4 16 (1.84%) Automotive
4 16 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.27%) Aerospace
5 11 (1.27%) Military
6 9 (1.04%) Back Office
7 8 (0.92%) Marketing
7 8 (0.92%) Retail
8 6 (0.69%) Advertising
8 6 (0.69%) Legal
8 6 (0.69%) Norwegian Language
9 5 (0.58%) Electronics
10 4 (0.46%) Local Government
11 3 (0.35%) Law
11 3 (0.35%) Publishing
12 2 (0.23%) Banking
12 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 157 (18.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 111 (12.77%) IT Engineer
3 110 (12.66%) Support Engineer
4 95 (10.93%) Architect
5 74 (8.52%) IT Support
6 71 (8.17%) Analyst
7 63 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
8 59 (6.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 55 (6.33%) Consultant
10 51 (5.87%) Network Engineer
11 48 (5.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 46 (5.29%) IT Support Engineer
13 41 (4.72%) VMware Engineer
14 39 (4.49%) Server Engineer
15 38 (4.37%) IT Analyst
16 37 (4.26%) Windows Engineer
17 36 (4.14%) 3rd Line Support
17 36 (4.14%) Infrastructure Architect
17 36 (4.14%) Support Analyst
18 34 (3.91%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.30%) Web Services
2 18 (2.07%) REST
2 18 (2.07%) RESTful
3 16 (1.84%) XML
4 13 (1.50%) HTML
4 13 (1.50%) SOAP
4 13 (1.50%) Spring
5 12 (1.38%) Apache Camel
5 12 (1.38%) J2EE
5 12 (1.38%) PowerMock
6 9 (1.04%) .NET
6 9 (1.04%) HTML5
6 9 (1.04%) WebRTC
7 7 (0.81%) jQuery
8 6 (0.69%) CSS
9 5 (0.58%) Hibernate
9 5 (0.58%) Kafka
9 5 (0.58%) LDAP
9 5 (0.58%) Node.js
9 5 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 157 (18.07%) Data Centre
2 58 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 48 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (4.95%) Private Cloud
5 39 (4.49%) Management Information System
6 35 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
7 28 (3.22%) Clustering
8 24 (2.76%) Hybrid Cloud
8 24 (2.76%) Replication
9 20 (2.30%) Driving Licence
10 18 (2.07%) CMDB
10 18 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (1.04%) Fat Client
11 9 (1.04%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (0.69%) PKI
13 5 (0.58%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.46%) IVR
14 4 (0.46%) NHS
14 4 (0.46%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 539 (62.03%) Windows
2 337 (38.78%) Windows Server
3 214 (24.63%) Linux
4 142 (16.34%) Windows Server 2016
5 131 (15.07%) Windows 10
6 123 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 83 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 72 (8.29%) Windows 7
9 60 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (4.95%) Windows Server 2019
11 42 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 41 (4.72%) Windows 8
13 34 (3.91%) Unix
14 15 (1.73%) Solaris
15 13 (1.50%) AIX
16 10 (1.15%) CentOS
17 9 (1.04%) Android
18 8 (0.92%) Apple iOS
18 8 (0.92%) Debian
19 7 (0.81%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (24.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 185 (21.29%) ITIL
3 88 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 77 (8.86%) Migration
6 73 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 70 (8.06%) DevOps
8 65 (7.48%) Presales
9 60 (6.90%) Project Management
10 54 (6.21%) Change Management
11 53 (6.10%) Information Security
12 51 (5.87%) Project Delivery
13 47 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
14 46 (5.29%) Mentoring
15 44 (5.06%) Service Delivery
16 39 (4.49%) Configuration Management
16 39 (4.49%) High Availability
17 33 (3.80%) ITIL V3
18 32 (3.68%) Technical Leadership
19 31 (3.57%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (16.34%) SQL
2 118 (13.58%) PowerShell
3 58 (6.67%) Python
4 28 (3.22%) Bash Shell
5 20 (2.30%) Java
6 18 (2.07%) Perl
7 17 (1.96%) JavaScript
8 14 (1.61%) PHP
9 13 (1.50%) C
9 13 (1.50%) C++
10 12 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 8 (0.92%) C#
11 8 (0.92%) VBScript
12 7 (0.81%) VB
13 5 (0.58%) Go
13 5 (0.58%) Ruby
13 5 (0.58%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.35%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.23%) Groovy
15 2 (0.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 135 (15.54%) Security Cleared
2 97 (11.16%) Degree
3 89 (10.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 87 (10.01%) Cisco Certification
5 72 (8.29%) MCSE
6 66 (7.59%) DV Cleared
7 64 (7.36%) SC Cleared
8 50 (5.75%) CCNP
9 49 (5.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 48 (5.52%) CCNA
11 30 (3.45%) MCSA
12 18 (2.07%) CCIE
12 18 (2.07%) VCAP
13 16 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (1.73%) MCITP
15 12 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
15 12 (1.38%) VCDX
16 11 (1.27%) MCP
17 8 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
17 8 (0.92%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.36%) SLA
2 36 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 21 (2.42%) GDPR
5 16 (1.84%) QA
6 14 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 9 (1.04%) ISO 22301
7 9 (1.04%) NIST
8 7 (0.81%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.35%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.23%) PMO
11 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 526 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 398 (45.80%) Active Directory
3 249 (28.65%) Hyper-V
4 103 (11.85%) VMware ESXi
5 99 (11.39%) vSphere
6 44 (5.06%) Docker
7 37 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
8 32 (3.68%) XenApp
9 29 (3.34%) VMware Workstation
10 23 (2.65%) Virtual Desktop
10 23 (2.65%) XenDesktop
11 19 (2.19%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (1.38%) VMware Server
13 11 (1.27%) VirtualBox
13 11 (1.27%) VMware NSX
14 8 (0.92%) vCloud
15 7 (0.81%) KVM
16 6 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
17 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 4 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 130 (14.96%) SCCM
2 72 (8.29%) Ansible
3 62 (7.13%) WSUS
4 52 (5.98%) SCOM
5 32 (3.68%) Terraform
6 29 (3.34%) vCenter Server
7 28 (3.22%) Kubernetes
7 28 (3.22%) NetBackup
8 24 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
9 23 (2.65%) Puppet
10 22 (2.53%) EMC NetWorker
10 22 (2.53%) SCVMM
11 20 (2.30%) Microsoft Intune
12 19 (2.19%) Backup Exec
13 14 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
15 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
16 7 (0.81%) PowerCLI
16 7 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
17 6 (0.69%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 411 (47.30%) Microsoft
2 225 (25.89%) Cisco
3 154 (17.72%) Citrix
4 115 (13.23%) HP
5 68 (7.83%) Juniper
6 67 (7.71%) Veeam
7 46 (5.29%) Dell
8 45 (5.18%) Red Hat
9 42 (4.83%) Symantec
10 41 (4.72%) EMC
11 36 (4.14%) NetApp
12 30 (3.45%) Oracle
13 25 (2.88%) Palo Alto
14 24 (2.76%) Meraki
15 22 (2.53%) SolarWinds
16 18 (2.07%) EqualLogic
16 18 (2.07%) F5
16 18 (2.07%) Google
17 17 (1.96%) McAfee
18 16 (1.84%) 3PAR